Description Usage Arguments Value References See Also Examples

Given a `lyl_range`

-class object, `lyl_checkplot`

draws numbers of persons at risk of
dying at each specific age from `age_begin`

until age *τ*.

1 |

`x` |
An object of class |

A plot with the number of persons at risk at each specific age.

Plana-Ripoll et al. lillies – An R package for the estimation of excess Life Years Lost among patients with a given disease or condition.

*PLoS ONE*. 2020;15(3):e0228073.

`lyl_range`

for estimation of Life Years Lost for a range of different ages.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 | ```
# Load simulated data as example
data(simu_data)
# Estimate remaining life expectancy and Life Years
# Lost after each age from 0 to 94 years and before age 95 years
lyl_estimation <- lyl_range(data = simu_data, t = age_death, status = death,
age_begin = 45, age_end = 50, tau = 95)
# Check whether small numbers could compromise the results
lyl_checkplot(lyl_estimation)
# The plot can be modified with a usual ggplot2 format
lyl_checkplot(lyl_estimation) +
ggplot2::geom_hline(yintercept = 10, linetype = "dashed", color = "red") +
ggplot2::xlab("Age [in years]") +
ggplot2::ggtitle("Persons at risk of dying at each age 0-94 years")
``` |

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